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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB1137

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Collectible Firearms Protection Act

Subject: International affairs: Firearms and explosives: Historical and cultural resources: Military assistance, sales, and agreements: Trade restrictions

Description: Collectible Firearms Protection Act This bill amends the Arms Export Control Act to allow the importation of certain firearms listed as curios or relics into the United States by a licensed importer without the requirement of an authorization from or payment to the Department of State or the Department of Defense upon certification to the Department of Justice that such firearms are lawfully possessed under the laws of the exporting country.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.

Last Action Date: March 2, 2017

Link: NA

Sponsors

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4 sponsors: Doug Collins (R); Liz Cheney (R); Brian Babin (R); Blaine Luetkemeyer (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (4 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 2, 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
House Feb 16, 2017 Introduced in House
House Feb 16, 2017 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House Feb 16, 2017 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
House Feb 16, 2017 Referred to House Ways and Means
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 28 2017 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Trade

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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